How to Port Forward in Your Router for QNAP TS-859 Pro

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July 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 1 minutes

The following ports need to be forwarded for a QNAP TS-859 Pro NAS:

QNAP TS-859 Pro - PC

  • TCP: 21-22, 25, 80, 443, 445, 873, 3306, 6881-6999, 8080, 9000, 13131, 55536-56559
  • UDP: 6881-6999

Set Up a Port Forward for a QNAP TS-859 Pro NAS

When you use a QNAP TS-859 Pro NAS you may need to forward ports in your router. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to a QNAP TS-859 Pro NAS.

By default routers do not allow incoming network requests. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.

Before You Forward a Port

Make sure that you know these things before forwarding a port:

How to Locate Your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.

If you do not want to run the software, you can follow our Find Your Router IP Address guide.

Forwarding a Port for a QNAP TS-859 Pro NAS

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. With Network Utilities, you can easily forward ports and also un-forward ports quickly so that you can keep your network up to date with the ports that you need forwarded and maximize your network security.

Alternatively you can do it by hand. The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.

You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for a QNAP TS-859 Pro NAS:

List of Routers - Customized for QNAP TS-859 Pro

That's all it takes to forward your ports for a QNAP TS-859 Pro NAS.

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